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Pequot Library

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the Humanities to our Community

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Summer Book Sale

Pequot Library's 54th ANNUAL BOOK SALEBook_Sale_logo_-_web
“The Best Book Sale in New England”

Friday, July 25 to Tuesday, July 29, 2014

OVER 140,000 BOOKS, CDs, DVDs, RECORDS, etc.

Admission is free, and open to the public. All Sale proceeds help fund Pequot Library's over 375 annual programs and events for all ages.

For information on The Books for Teachers program.


Friday, July 25 9am to 8pm DOUBLE the marked price
Saturday, July 26 9am to 5:30pm Priced as marked
Sunday, July 27 9am to 5:30pm Priced as marked
Monday, July 28 9am to 6pm HALF the marked price
Tuesday, July 29 9am to 2pm $5 PER BAG DAY!


High quality books at reasonable prices
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express Accepted

View Pequot Library's Numbers Policy.

Rare and Collectible “Specials” conveniently located in one room. View the complete inventory list of our 2014 Pequot Library Book Sale "Specials," in July.

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Over 40 categories, including your favorites:

    • Children’s Books
    • Art and Photography
    • Business
    • Biography
    • Several sections of History:  USA, European, World, and Military
    • Computer Software and Books
    • Cooking,
    • Crafts and Style
    • Foreign Language
    • Gardening
    • Mystery and Thriller
    • Romance
    • Science
    • Sports
    • Science Fiction
    • Current Fiction
    • Classic Fiction
    • Poetry and Drama
    • Trade Paperbacks
    • CDs, DVDs, records, tapes, and Audiobooks
    • Sheet music, music books, comic books, prints

Great Food and Drinks! 

Scanners & other wireless devices welcome in sales areas; stockpiling and "clearing" not permitted

Exit 19 off I-95 south to 720 Pequot Ave, Southport 
(203) 259-0346

Parking: In Pequot Library's parking lot, or the Trinity Episcopal Church* parking lot (on the corner of Pequot Avenue and Center Street), or in the Southport Congregational Church parking lot (524 Pequot Avenue and across from church) or, on the weekend, in the train station parking lot (400 Center Street).

* "Park for Food" at Trinity Church during the busiest weekend days in exchange for a donation of food or funds. All proceeds benefit St. Luke's Bridgeport Food Pantry. On Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27, Trinity Church volunteers will direct cars to available parking in the church’s parking lot, in exchange for canned food or donations.

Important facts to know about the Pequot Library Summer Book Sale:
1. Unlike sales at other libraries, this one is critical for the operations of Pequot Library, given that the town provides only a third of its operating budget.
2. Pequot Library is a jewel in the Fairfield community for its traditional library services and its many cultural, music, and arts programs.
3. Because of the long-time community support, this sale is the largest in the region offering the most extensive selection of books, records, etc.
4. Pequot’s offerings of “specials” is consistently the finest.
5. “Books for Teachers” program, thanks to generous funding from the Reneé B. Fisher Foundation, provides book vouchers to under-served schools and teachers in Bridgeport and New Haven, CT.

DONATIONS: Important - We are unable to accept book/media donations from July 16-August 5, 2014 due to focus on the current Book Sale. We look forward to receiving your book/media donations again after August 5, 2014.Thank you!